Publication on Spillwords! (The Truth of Time poem)

Lovely, lovely! I've received confirmation this morning that Spillwords are going to publish my poem - the truth of time (as revealed by the pictures) is to be published, with an attached mp3 audio recording - on the 11th May, 2022 at 3am Eastern Time. I think that is about 5pm on the 11th in … Continue reading Publication on Spillwords! (The Truth of Time poem)

Sheep On The Somme – special for ANZAC Day

It is ANZAC day in Australia tomorrow (April 25th). Lest We Forget. Time to revisit my picture poetry book 'Sheep On The Somme'. Available through all online booksellers. Here is the universal link that will take you to some of them. Sheep On The Somme - 24/04/2022 I just took a peek on Amazon to … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – special for ANZAC Day

Sheep On The Somme – huge discount on Amazon

Amazon are doing one of their things. Below is my post on FaceBook to let folk know. If you're in Australia and intereted in poetry or the first world war, I'd grab this. ~ Sheep On The Somme - what a price! I don't usually post book related posts twice in a day, but Amazon … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – huge discount on Amazon

Sheep On The Somme – wonderful feedback

Anyone visiting this site will know how much I value reviews of my books. It is a brand new thrill each time I become aware that a review has been posted. Reviews of a book at the point of purchase, or on Goodreads, or personal blogs are crucial to let a potential reader know what … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – wonderful feedback

Sheep On The Somme – Claire’s review

I'm delighted to share another wonderful review of Sheep On The Somme, by Claire Tennant. THere is something about these pictures and the creation of a small story to go with them that seems to gather power to itself. Power to reach out and touch a reader, even though the war ended over a hundred … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – Claire’s review

Sheep On The Somme – dustjacket edition

Gee this is turning into a fun week. Today I received my first order of hardcover books, which is just lovely. Very special, though was receiving the dustcover edition that I created just to see how it would turn out(ie not with any intention to sell). Well, I have pictures! Sheep On The Somme Dustjacket … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – dustjacket edition

Sheep On The Somme – copy in hand

A happy author - Sheep On The Somme in case laminate 21/05/2021 I've just received the case laminate 396 page version of Sheep On The Somme, and I'm a little blown away. How very amazing that a project I thought was likely doomed, just a few weeks ago, has become a real thing that I … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – copy in hand

Sheep On The Somme – off to the printers

A complete draft, finished and with an initial proofing done. Sent off to the printers so I can see what is what. Thought you might like a peek at the WIP cover that I cooked up. It will probably change before the project is properly finished, but it's there for now. Can't wait to see … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – off to the printers